David Ames pumped a computer generated paradise and a Ponzi pyramid scheme that required ever more ‘investors’ to keep it going.
The Reality! (click on photo for large size)
The Merricks, Barbados
Abandoned a few weeks ago. Now a visual blight on the coast because our Barbados politicians let it happen for a few dollars and a glass of champagne or two.
(Big shout out to a loyal BFP reader who took the photo. See you at Marcia’s Place, Oistins on Friday night!)
Lawfirms inundated with victims
“Law firms Kobalt Law, Carter Lemon Camerons and Regulatory Legal have been inundated with calls from investors for advice over their Harlequin holdings.
Nicolette-Elizabeth Crozier, spokesman for CLC, said a series of meetings has been set up in its London offices throughout April for those parties who have been affected or concerned.
She said: “Clients will be attended by one of the senior lawyers who specialise in civil fraud claims.”
Investors attending the free initial meeting are required to bring copy documentation prior to attending to enable CLC to provide case-specific advice.”
… Complete Financial Times article: Law firms inundated with Harlequin Property calls